‘This building helped us touch many lives’: Pohai Malama Adult Residential Care Home hosts open house

Lori Jordan, director of organizational excellence and advancement at Hawaii Care Choices, right, introduces the future Pohai Malama Adult Residential Care Home Administrator Napualani Puniwai at the facility in Hilo on Dec. 15. After closing as a hospice care home, Pohai Malama will now be a full-time assisted living home. (Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald)

After closing its doors to inpatient services last year, Pohai Malama will be reopening as an adult residential care home beginning next year.